The Playstation 4 has been doing quite well in console sales since its launch in 2013, and by Black Friday 2016, the sales gas exceeded 59 million units.
Two new PS 4 models were announced at Sony’s Playstation Meeting conference, the company confirmed the consoles’ prices, release dates and specifications.
The next two major steps in hardware for the Playstation camp, namely PS VR and PS4 Neo, have made big waves in the gaming industry.
Sony executives have finally and officially confirmed the existence of the PS4 Neo, the mid-generation update first rumoured back in March 2016.
Sony’s Playstation 4 continues to break records and smash sales targets with the combined news of the number of units sold reaching 40 million units.
Sony recently announced their results for the financial year running from April 2015 to April 2016 and its PlayStation division continued to grow.
The recently rumoured mid-generation Playstation 4 update model is expected by one analyst to be a specialised virtual reality update to the Sony console.
Various reports from games media outlets allege that Sony is working on an enhanced version of the Playstation 4, which is currently being dubbed the PS4.5.
Playstation executives have responded to the recent suggestions that Microsoft is considering inter-console multiplayer functionalities in the future.
Xbox executives have hinted towards the future of cross-platform online connectivity, including multiplayer games between Xbox and Playstation consoles.